Lucy Campbell

A freelance writer for nearly two decades, Lucy Campbell has traveled extensively, covering stories of interest from around the world. Much of Lucy's focus is on consumer advocacy, and the legal topics that affect her readers' daily lives--everything from mislabeled food to auto recalls to harmful drugs and defective products. In her spare time, Lucy enjoys painting and a good cup of coffee.

  • Avis Settles TCPA Class Action Lawsuit
    Avis Settles TCPA Class Action Lawsuit
    Oct-23-17

    New York, NY: Avis has agreed to settle a Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) class action lawsuit accusing the car rental company of sending automated text messages to customers without their permission. The TCPA class action lawsuit was...

  • Dirty Potato Chip Class Action Legal News & Lawsuit Information
    Dirty Potato Chip Class Action Legal News & Lawsuit Information
    Oct-23-17

    Santa Clara, CA: Utz Quality Foods Inc, is facing a consumer fraud class action lawsuit alleging it misrepresents its Dirty Potato Chips. Filed in Ventura County, individually and for all others similarly situated, the lawsuit claims...

  • Bed Bug Infestations in Correctional and Psychiatric Institutions
    Bed Bug Infestations in Correctional and Psychiatric Institutions
    Oct-19-17

    Nashville, TN: Reports of bed bug infestations in correctional or psychiatric institutions are being made nationwide. Considered a public health issue, bed bugs are more than a nuisance, as they cause a variety of health issues including skin...

  • Government Facing Legal Claims of Flooding Caused by Reservoir Draining
    Government Facing Legal Claims of Flooding Caused by Reservoir Draining
    Oct-18-17

    Houston, TX: Allegations of negligence are being made in the wake of damage allegedly caused by the US Army Corps of Engineers after they began releasing floodwater from Hurricane Harvey, which had been collecting in the Addicks and Barker...

  • Allegations of Negligence Made in California Wildfires
    Allegations of Negligence Made in California Wildfires
    Oct-18-17

    Santa Rosa, CA: Amid allegations of negligence in its mitigation of the risk and spread of the deadly Coffey Park and Sonoma County wildfires California power supplier PG&E finds itself facing the possibility of lawsuits. Thousands of residents...

  • $4.4M Settlement Final in Brickman Group Unpaid Overtime Class Action Lawsuit
    $4.4M Settlement Final in Brickman Group Unpaid Overtime Class Action Lawsuit
    Oct-17-17

    Scranton, PA: Final approval of a $4.4 million settlement has been granted ending an employment class action lawsuit involving hundreds of employees of The Brickman Group Ltd. LLC (now Brightview Landscapes LLC). The plaintiffs claims filed in...

  • Soft Drink Makers Face Allegations of Fraud Over Diet Sodas
    Soft Drink Makers Face Allegations of Fraud Over Diet Sodas
    Oct-17-17

    New York, NY: Three consumer fraud class action lawsuits have been filed against the big beverage makers, namely Coca-Cola Co, Pepsi-Cola Co, and Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc, repsectively. The lawsuits allege the companies deliberately mislead...

  • Oil Rig Explosion in Lake Pontchartrain Critically Injures Workers
    Oil Rig Explosion in Lake Pontchartrain Critically Injures Workers
    Oct-16-17

    New Orleans, LA: An oil rig on Lake Pontchartrain exploded on Sunday, October 15, 2017, critically injuring several workers on the rig while another remains missing. The rig exploded off Kenner, LA, and the Coast Guard resumed its search for the...

  • $1.1M Live Nation Employment Class Action Settlement Reached
    $1.1M Live Nation Employment Class Action Settlement Reached
    Oct-16-17

    Santa Clara, CA: Live Nation will pay $1.1 million to settle allegations pending in an employment class action lawsuit that it illegally deniged breaks to 1,500 parking and traffic employees in California. The entertainment company was sued in...

  • Subaru Engine Failure Class Action Lawsuit Filed
    Subaru Engine Failure Class Action Lawsuit Filed
    Oct-13-17

    Newark, NJ: A defective automotive class action lawsuit has been filed against Subaru of America Inc. and Subaru Corporation alleging they failed to disclose a defect involving connecting rod bearings, defective connecting rod side clearances...